NEWS


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CHS student wins billboard contest

WPAFB Gate 12A to temporarily close

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Gate 12A (AFMC HQ gate) will be closed to all inbound and outbound traffic due to scheduled construction begin...

October 17th, 2017 |  


First Road to Recovery 5K to be held

XENIA — Greene County behavioral health agencies are hosting the first Greene County Road to Recovery 5K at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28.The even...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Ex-township employee allegedly faked diploma

BEAVERCREEK TOWNSHIP — The former employee named in a lawsuit by Beavercreek Township allegedly falsified college degree information and documen...

October 17th, 2017 |  


WSU erects smoke-free signage

WSU erects smoke-free signage

FAIRBORN — New signs at Wright State University welcome students, staff and visitors to its tobacco-free campus. Donated by Public Health –...

October 16th, 2017 |  


Church packing meals for disaster relief

XENIA — First Church of Christ is partnering with International Disaster Emergency Services (IDES) to pack and provide meals for people affected...

October 16th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


4:38 pm |    
Won one, not done
Indians win, LCA falls in volleyball

Indians win, LCA falls in volleyball

TROY — The Cedarville Indians picked up their first girls high school postseason tournament win under coach Bobbi Jones on Tuesday Oct 17 at Tro...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Fairborn bumped from sectional tourney

Fairborn bumped from sectional tourney

VANDALIA — The Fairborn volleyball team was looking forward to a tournament game against Springboro on Saturday.Unfortunately, the Skyhawks forg...

October 17th, 2017 |  


OHSAA weekly football computer ratings (entering Week 9)

COLUMBUS — The Ohio High School Athletic Association released its weekly football computer ratings Oct. 17. The weekly computer ratings are rele...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Ohio High School Football Poll (after Week 8)

COLUMBUS (AP) — How a state panel of sports writers and broadcasters rates Ohio high school football teams in the weekly Associated Press poll o...

October 17th, 2017 |  


Norman up for Athlete of the YearCOLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Grace Norman, of Jamestown, has been named a national finalist for Female Athlete of ...

October 17th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


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Around the home and farm
Host church easy as pie

Host church easy as pie

The first church Sunday at our house is passed. It was a new and interesting challenge for us to host church at our house. Nonetheless it was also a b...

September 11th, 2017 |  


Greene County marriages

June 26Scott L. Mikel of Xenia and Karen M. Dixon of Xenia applied for a marriage license. Date of marriage not on record.Craig L. Scott of Bellbrook ...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Laugh over pancake pizza

Laugh over pancake pizza

Isn’t life filled with curveballs and unexpected events? We do seem to have our share of them around here. Today was an example of pleasant surp...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Confectionately Yours: First fruits

Confectionately Yours: First fruits

My husband and I were stationed in Alaska for four years. We had a lot of misconceptions about our largest state. We knew about the cold weather and i...

August 7th, 2017 |  


Virginia Siders 100 years young

Virginia Siders 100 years young

WILMINGTON — Virginia Elizabeth Siders will celebrate her 100th birthday on July 29.She was born in Dayton and her family soon moved to a farm o...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Greene County marriages

May 24Erin W. Rodgers of Yellow Springs and Mary J. Gentile of Yellow Springs applied for a marriage license. Date of marriage not on record.Caleb L. ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


OPINION


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What happened here in 1967?
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Remembering Finlay Torrence

Trump head, Pence tail

Trump head, Pence tail

If a metaphor could be used for this White House, it might be a two-sided coin with President Trump the head and Vice President Mike Pence the tail.Th...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Letters to the editor

Tax write-offsEditor:Fellow Fairbornites, we have a lot of empty buildings in Fairborn. While there are several reasons for this, one in particular ma...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Bernie Sanders thinks war is overrated, and he’s right

Bernie Sanders thinks war is overrated, and he’s right

When Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) was a candidate for president, he seemed uninterested in talking about foreign policy.Instead, Sanders cast himself...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

Growing Ohio’s local farm economies

If the best apples are grown in Ohio, why buy apples from Washington or New York?We should support Ohio farmers from around the state, helping them gr...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Avoid election misdirection

Avoid election misdirection

With an election coming up, it’s important to keep focused on what’s going on here at home rather than be distracted by the childish circu...

October 18th, 2017 |  


We get sick, they get rich

We get sick, they get rich

Our current health care system in the United States works just fine — for the corporate executives who run it.Take, for instance, Michael Mussal...

October 18th, 2017 |  


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